A gloomy Monday morning, a hot cup of coffee, and several unread messages on social media, mark the beginning of the next three exhausting weeks for Veliyana Georgieva. Having finished the coffee, she grabs her phone and starts calling people to gather them for a meeting. The meeting takes place…


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Out of 180 countries listed, Uzbekistan takes 156th place in the 2020 World Press Freedom Index Rankings published by Reporters Without Borders (RSF). The country was ranked 166th in 2015 which signifies that the freedom of the press in Uzbekistan has improved over the last five years.

RSF is an…

Ruslan Sadretdinov

I'm studying at the American University in Bulgaria majoring in Political Science and Business Administration.

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